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Upscale restaurant-catering facility to open at old Rascals’ site

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news A new tenant, an upscale restaurant and large catering facility, will be moving into the former Rascals Comedy Club, which has been vacant for a decade. A group led by an area attorney,...
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Could saving Lackawanna train sheds derail supermarket?

By Jaimie Julia Winters winters@montclairlocal.news The need for a supermarket at the Lackawanna Plaza site, and parking to go with it, was weighed against historical preservation as testimony continued at the May 14 planning board meeting. Last...

Kiwanis Club reappears in Montclair

A new Kiwanis Club has recently been rechartered in Montclair.

In brief: Larger than life elf watching over Montclair

A 12-foot tall elf has taken up residence on Bloomfield Avenue.
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Straw use drops at some Montclair eateries

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsIt has been about two months since Clean Water Action began inviting Montclair-area restaurants to take part in a project to reduce plastic straw use. And some of those businesses have seen...

Dairy Air closes shop in Montclair after one year

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsThe Dairy Air ice cream shop, which became mired in controversy last December over its derrière-themed name and provocative logo — a sexy female cow with a prominent rear end — has...

Residents unhappy with revised Lorraine Ave. plan

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news To avoid litigation, a developer has amended his plan for the former Warner Communications facility on Lorraine Avenue, and is now looking to create an addition that will make the property look...
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Bellevue Theater backers reveal plans for updates to historical theater

Plans for the renovated Bellevue Theater include six theaters, a restaurant and a bar, but no parking.

COVID-19: Restaurant list tells you who’s delivering, who’s open for takeout

The Montclair Center BID has put together a list of restaurants still open that residents might find useful.

North Korean mix-up in Montclair – Pacifier entrepreneur says sanctions halted business

By Jaimie Julia Winters winters@montclairlocal.newsLast week Montclair’s posh pacifier entrepreneur was supposed to be launching a new product, but instead Nicki Radzeley’s newly manufactured sun and rain teething rings sat in a shipping container in...